However, the club says that is “good for 72 hours out.” Apparently, Salt Lake is known for late ticket purchases and that club officials are “optimistic for a sellout.” The seating capacity at Rio Tinto Stadium is 20,213.
Some of those in attendance are expected to make it a double-header, as the University of Utah plays Oregon State three hours before the RSL kickoff.
“A few weeks ago we played a match at the exact same time, same day as Utah-BYU and we sold our stadium out,” RSL coach Jason Kreis said during a conference call today. “So I think that we are gaining our own specific soccer fans, and certainly enough to support us in a meaningful way.”
RSL averaged 17,591 per home game during the regular season.